Employment (National Accounts), Q3 2016, Eurostat

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Press Release:  13 December 2016 - 4 Page(s)
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Euro Area  European Union  Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment  Unemployment Rate

The number of persons employed increased by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 in the third quarter of 2016 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In the second quarter of 2016, employment rose by 0.4% in the euro area and by 0.3% in the EU28. These figures are seasonally adjusted.

Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, employment increased by 1.2% in the euro area and by 1.1% in the EU28 in the third quarter of 2016 (after +1.3% and +1.4% respectively in the second quarter of 2016).



Original title:  Employment up by 0.2% in both euro area and EU28

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